Center for Engineering MechanoBiology

Mechanobiology Research

Exploring how molecules, cells and tissues utilize mechanics within plant and animal biology

Mechanobiology Innovation

Creating new materials, biomedical therapies, and improved agricultural technologies

Mechanobiology Education

Training the science and engineering workforce of the future

Mechanobiology Community

Developing a network of scholars, students, and industrial and community partners

The Center for Engineering MechanoBiology (CEMB) is a multi-institutional Science and Technology Center funded by the NSF to advance the study of mechanical forces in molecules, cells, and tissues in plants and animals.
Jason Burdick

Jason Burdick receives Heilmeier Research Award

By Patience on February 1, 2018

Jason Burdick, Professor in Bioengineering, has been named the recipient of the 2017-18 George H. Heilmeier Faculty Award for Excellence in Research for “pioneering contributions to designing...

Upcoming events

  • February 19, 2018 • 4 PM – 5:30 PM
  • Farrell Learning and Teaching Center, Holden Auditorium, Medical Campus, Washington University
  • February 20, 2018 • 12:30 PM – 2 PM
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  • February 20, 2018 • 5:30 PM – 7 PM
  • Danforth University Center 234, Danforth Campus, Washington University